Step 2: Choose a Toolkit or Article.
A Toolkit includes Forms, Instructions, Frequently Asked Questions and related Articles. Toolkits have this symbol:
An Article provides basic information about a topic. Some Articles include Forms. Articles have this symbol:
This article tells you about driver surcharges, which were additional payments assessed by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) against drivers convicted of certain driving offenses. Note that there are no longer drivers surcharges in Texas.
If your child attends public pre-K-12 schools in Texas and has recently been displaced by a natural disaster, he/she may have education rights to immediate enrollment and supports and services.
This article provides information on formal real estate agreements made by electronic means. It is adapted from material by the Texas A&M Real Estate Center.
This article tells how to prepare, plan and be informed for an emergency. Additionally, how to build a kit and more. This article was written by FEMA.
This article provides information on powers of attorney, advance directives, living wills, and other end-of-life documents. This material is excerpted from an article by Judon Fambrough of the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University.
This article provides information on Energy Assistance, LITE- UP Texas and For Profit Energy Efficiency Programs. This article was provided by Texas ROSE.
This article was prepared by the clinical legal programs at the University of Houston Law Center, and contains information from other sources as well.
This article is adapted from content created by the Houston Bar Association in its Elder Law Handbook (2019–2020 edition). It includes information on paying estate taxes and choosing beneficiaries.
"Estate planning" is an umbrella term for planning what happens to your estate and family in advance of your death. Learn more at Estate Planning: Planning Who Gets Your Property (by Texas RioGrande
Dallas Bar Association (DBA) and Dallas Volunteer Attorneys Program have put together some videos
This article provides information about estate planning in Texas. Estate planning means making a plan for how you want to divide your property after you die. Part of estate planning is deciding in advance who should be in charge of your medical and financial affairs if you are unable to make important decisions for yourself....
Court and TDHCA staff can use this information to refer people who need help accessing rent assistance or eviction diversion.
This article explains the ways health care can be used to benefit you, as a senior citizen. This article was written by the National Consumer Law Center.
This article answers frequently asked questions about your rights as a tenant when you are renting an apartment or home with mold in Texas.
This article contains answers to common questions about FEMA. Specifically, how FEMA may be able to help you recover from a disaster. This article was written by Lone Star Legal Aid.
This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
This article was prepared by Legal Aid of Northwest Texas and provides general information about filing for bankruptcy a second time. If you need advice specific to your case, talk to an attorney in private practice.
This article tells you about steps you can take to find a lost pet after a disaster. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
This article tells you about flood claims including what it covers and what it does not cover. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.